The big family guide to all the minerals by Murray, Frank

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Published by Keats Pub. in New Canaan, Conn .

Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Statementby Frank Murray.
LC ClassificationsQP533 .M87 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 440 p. ;
Number of Pages440
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL780770M
ISBN 100879836709
LC Control Number95012646

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